Stephanie Chaves-Jacobsen is an Australian actor, formerly based in Sydney. After appearing in Australian television (Home and Away), movies and stage plays, she landed the starring role of Kendra Shaw in the Sci Fi Channel movie "Battlestar Galactica: Razor." Many reviewers spotlighted Stephanie's performance in the movie as a marvelous, breakthrough effort.
In 2007, Stephanie moved to Los Angeles in order to work on U.S.-based television shows. She wanted to explore a more diverse range of roles. She also relished the chance to stay busier with the greater number of projects available in Los Angeles.